Articles by: DeRio
Jenero DeRio.....Image consultant, deejay, proud father and an enthusiast for quality of life. Jenero embodies a culture that is eclectic both in tradition and modernity and as diverse as his heritage. The Estilo culture is a concept through which quality of life is achieved and improved through a series of attitudes and behaviors that shape the ideal male. The great great grandson of Angola and great grandson of Colombia is a living archive of the African journey into the New World. Representing African, American and Latin American themes in his multimedia presentations, Jenero offers a new direction for men of all persuasions and economic circumstance.

by / on January 30, 2013 at 2:26 pm / in Attire


Mr. Hare very eloquently lends his perspective on footwear for the gentlemen of discriminating taste. Mr Porter – MR Hare – 2012 from Hopi Allard on Vimeo.

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by / on January 29, 2013 at 11:41 pm / in Attire

How to Tie a Bow

This process is far more simplistic than you can imagine. The principle behind tying a bow lies in your shoe laces. The only difference is, the proper length around your neck and your torso is erect. Practice and have fun [...]

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by / on January 29, 2013 at 9:33 pm / in Health

Quick Healthy Eats

More often than not, we’re trying to find that space in time to prepare healthy dishes that wont consume the hours. Here’s one meal that promises to please your clock and your tummy. Rebecca Rauter for Mr Porter from Hers [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 7:26 pm / in Attire, Young Blazers

Collar…Stay! Good collar.

Out of sight, out of mind could be the demise of this handy accessory. Collar-stays were specifically designed to give your dress shirt that added muscle to stand strong while lending a symmetrical look around your neck. Collar-stays are inserted [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 7:15 pm / in Dating, Protocol

In Good Taste

You’re invited to breakfast, brunch, or a dinner engagement, don’t arrive empty handed. It’s always in “good taste” to show thoughtfulness and appreciation towards the host for extending an invitation to you. Keep in mind that everyone is not a [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 3:49 pm / in Protocol, Young Blazers

Get a Grip

There are some things in life that are universal, a friendly head-nod with a smile, the peace symbol, and getting-a-grip. It is believed that the average man will get-a grip in the neighborhood of 15,000 times over the course of [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 3:43 pm / in Attire, Philosophy, Young Blazers


Another topic well worth the attention. Some of you may think, why is it so important? I’ll tell you. Once you’ve showered and moisturized, the first piece of garment to grace your skin, is your underwear, and they should be [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 3:33 pm / in Grooming, Health

Bathroom Time at Sunrise

This process could vary depending upon if you shave your face daily, hair length & texture, hair washing, flossing, manscaping, skincare needs, etc. However, I’m referring to the basic daily maintenance that will keep you in the game. 1. Teeth [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 3:26 pm / in Dating, Health, Protocol


So you’re expecting guest? Well, creating an environment that’s inviting and relaxing is paramount. The phrase “cleanliness is next to godliness” carries a lot of weight. Your abode should reflect your personality. If you look smart and your estilo is [...]

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 3:20 pm / in Dating, Philosophy, Young Blazers

Dutch Treat?

There will be occasions when you’re looking to participate in an outing and your finances will only cover yourself, or you and your special lady are dining with others, how do you approach dutch treat without feeling inadequate? But let’s [...]

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